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[Downbeat Award Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of the Progressive Jazz Orchestra at Downbeat Award ceremony. June Christy (with husband Bob Cooper) is presented the Downbeat Award by the magazine's West Coast editor Charles Emge. Center photos: Mexican singer Paco who also performed on this live KLAC telecast at the Hollywood Palladium.
Date: February 21, 1951
Item Type: Photograph

Stan Kenton addressing audience

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton addressing an audience. He is standing at the head of the room, in front of screens and potted plants. In the foreground, an audience is seated in rows, watching Kenton.
Date: 1960
Creator: Gibson-Naill Studios
Item Type: Photograph

[Stan Kenton at Earl Carroll's Theatre]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton with chorus girls at Earl Carroll's Theatre in Hollywood. Kenton is seating next to an upright piano and the girls are gathered around him; one of the girls has her foot on his lap. On the back: Stan and Erroll [sic] Carroll showgirls; Stan conducted orchestra; taken sometime in early '40's.
Date: November 1945
Item Type: Photograph

[Stan Kenton at a Beach]

Description: Two photographs of Stan Kenton seated in the sand. Behind him there is a pier reaching out into the water. The photos are tilted, on the middle of a black proof sheet.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Stan Kenton at a studio]

Description: Photograph proof sheet of twelve different images showing Stan Kenton at a studio or radio station. In the left column, there is an image of Kenton choosing a tie at the top, one of Kenton standing in a hallway with two unidentified men, on of an unidentified man in a sound studio with Kenton leaning over him, and one at the bottom of Kenton and a second man at a table in the sound studio. In the middle column, the top two images show Kenton sitting in a folding chair on a stage; the two bottom images show Kenton and an unidentified man sitting on either side of a table with a long microphone between them. In the right column, there is an image of an unknown man at the top, two of Kenton standing at a microphone in the middle, and an image at the bottom of Kenton standing at the microphone in front of several musicians with his arm raised.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Stan Kenton and orchestra members]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton standing on a stage. Behind him are three unidentified orchestra members in front of a curtain. One of the men is standing with an upright bass, one is seated and holding a guitar, and the third man is seated but there is no instrument visible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Stan Kenton and Audience]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton in front of a seated crowd. Imprint on the bottom left: Stan Kenton and his Orchestra; Personal Management: Carlos Gastel. Imprint on the bottom right: Management, General Artists Corporation.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Stan Kenton

Description: Portrait of Stan Kenton, wearing a striped suit, leaning over with his hands on his knee.
Date: unknown
Creator: Rothschild Photo
Item Type: Photograph

Stan Kenton

Description: Headshot of Stan Kenton. Imprint on the bottom left: Stan Kenton and his Orchestra; Personal Management: Carlos Gastel. Imprint on the bottom right: Management, General Artists Corporation.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Stan Kenton and Don Ellis]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton and Don Ellis, Capitol Records representative, at Eastland Center Music during a 1962 tour in Harper Woods, Michigan. The two men are standing in front of a glass display window full of Kenton's albums.
Date: June 7, 1962
Item Type: Photograph

Stan Kenton

Description: Portrait of Stan Kenton wearing a suit; he is sitting in a chair, turning to look over his shoulder at the camera. Text on the bottom left of the print: Stan Kenton and his Orchestra; on the bottom right: "Innovations in Modern Music."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Stan Kenton and unidentified Air Force officer]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton shaking hands with unidentified Air Force officer at McChord Air Force Base near Seattle, Washington. Another man and an airplane wing are visible to their right, as well as vehicles and unidentified buildings in the background.
Date: May 6, 1951
Creator: United States. Air Force
Item Type: Photograph

Stan Kenton

Description: Portrait of Stan Kenton, seated. Imprint: Stan Kenton and his Orchestra; Management: General Amusement Corp.
Date: unknown
Creator: Korman, Murray
Item Type: Photograph

Stan Kenton

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton seated at a low table. He appears to be making notations on a piece of sheet music on the table. There is also an ashtray on the table and various objects visible in the background including music cases and a chair.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph